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Will You Rise Up for Climate Justice Next Week? Don’t Let Fatalism and Cynicism Hold You Back

Extinction Rebellion claims that when just 3.5 % of the population demands change, governments will cave to the pressure

Diana Stuart ·

Outside 'Ring of Steel' Fence, Demonstrators Swarm Embassy Residence as Trump Arrives in UK

"People want to send a message to everyone fighting against this politics of hate, we all stand united together, and we will not allow the clock to be turned back to the darkest moments of human history."

Julia Conley ·

UK Nuclear Arsenal Plan Slammed as 'Irresponsible, Dangerous' Violation of International Law

"As the world wrestles with the pandemic and climate chaos, it beggars belief that our government is opting to increase Britain's nuclear arsenal."

Brett Wilkins ·

The European Union: Free at Last

The goal of 'ever closer union', anathema to English exceptionalists, is back on the agenda.

Gwynne Dyer ·

Scottish Government Decries "Devastating" Effect Post-Brexit Border Policy Will Have on Economy

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon issued a call for a Scottish visa, which overseas workers could use to settle in the country and to bypass the Tories' proposed "points" immigration system.

Julia Conley ·

Boris Johnson Trade Talks With US Raising Fears in UK of 'Shock Doctrine Brexit'

"This should particularly worry us because these trade talks are being conducted with excessive levels of secrecy."

Eoin Higgins ·

Brexit’s Backward Legacy: The Past Swallowing The Future

The complicity of the media in the service of the anti-immigrant agenda was blunt, crude and disgraceful.

Christian Christensen ·

Propaganda and the Defeat of Jeremy Corbyn

If Americans are going to make connections with the British elections they must talk about the assault on democracy from the billionaires and their willing minions. 

Margaret Kimberley ·

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